Philadelphia Museum of Art

Philadelphia Museum of Art

Art Museum
2600 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy, Philadelphia, PA 19130, United States
Hours:
Open until 5:00 PM (Show more)
  • Tue–Thu, Sat–Sun
    • 10:00 AM–5:00 PM
  • Fri
    • 10:00 AM–8:45 PM
Credit Cards:
Yes (incl. American Express)

The Philadelphia Museum of Art is one of the largest art museums in the United States. We have world-class collections, exhibitions, programs...and some pretty well-known steps.

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    Teri R.
    "Art after 5 on Fridays .. free and always popular."(8 Tips)
    Brett G.
    "Van Gogh and a modern artist walk into an art museum..."(6 Tips)
    K12 Inc
    "many visit just for “the Rocky steps” in front"(4 Tips)
    Socialpass.com
    "sure to take a walk down the stairs and visit the Rocky Statue"(6 Tips)
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  • Christine S.

    Beautiful grounds. Beautiful building. Lots of history. A must see while in Philly.

    Christine S · 1 week ago
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  • Curtis S.

    Very interesting rooms where they've imported entire floors, doorways, walls to add to the art experience.

    Curtis Shoung · 1 week ago
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  • Meagan L.

    Could spend forever here! Loved this place!!!

    Meagan Loo · June 5
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  • Rachel W.

    FABULOUS art museum! It took me 8 years to get inside, and when I did I never wanted to leave.

    Rachel Whinnery · May 31
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  • David

    Nice to walk around the grounds. They have regular events, too.

    David · May 23
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  • Dave R.

    Fantastic museum - you could easily spend a full day or so here. The modern European collection of impressionists was breathtaking...

    Dave Richard · April 29
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  • Armagan A.

    Feel yourself as Rocky Balboa😜😜

    Armagan Aksoy · March 22
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  • The Ritz-Carlton

    This is one of the largest art museums in the United States, with more than 227,000 pieces but a big attraction for its annual visitors is the 25 or more special exhibitions it puts on each year.

    The Ritz-Carlton · March 11
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  • Norie W.

    You need to take a picture with Rocky. A must. Gorgeous impressionist pieces.

    Norie Wright · March 9
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  • Phil G.

    They offer sketch books you can borrow for free

    Phil Grant · March 2
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  • Michael K.

    Apparently it is illegal to pee in the bushes outside.

    Michael Knauer II · February 11
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  • El★na

    A must-see museum for anyone who has any interest in art. Wonderful collections of Asian, European and American Art. Great collection of paintings and a lot of American furniture and medieval armor.

    El★na · February 5
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  • Victoria U.

    Pay what you wish on first Sunday's and every Wednesday after 5. Coat check is free and they honor student IDs.

    Victoria Ugarte · January 19
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  • Alex D.

    It's a classic. Formidable collection of European paintings.

    Alex Dobyan · January 15
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  • Walt W.

    Best times are Wednesday nights (pay-as-you-wish) and Friday nights ("Art After 5" dance party, with a different live music genre every week!)

    Walt Walker · January 12
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  • Bryan M.

    Friday after Five concerts are awesome!

    Bryan May · January 10
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  • Henry J.

    Everything

    Henry Johnson · January 9
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  • Jeremy

    Amazing photography exhibit. Really enjoyed the breadth of the collection.

    Jeremy · January 1
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  • A T.

    Who cares about what's inside? The best part is Rocky's steps.

    A T · December 16, 2014
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  • Amandeep G.

    Lots of great pieces by Van Gogh, Monet, Cezanne, Picasso, Pollock and lots of different pieces from all over the world.

    Amandeep Gill · December 14, 2014
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  • Jamile S.

    Beautiful! But a bit expensive for tickets... I would suggest going on a weekend where you can get in free with a Bank of America card (usually first full weekend of the month)

    Jamile Schmelzer · December 3, 2014
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  • Katherine W.

    This museum is amazing.

    Katherine Wooten · November 30, 2014
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  • Oyinkansola A.

    Saw the fashion exhibition. Pay what you wish First Sundays is a great deal.

    Oyinkansola Ayobiojo · November 11, 2014
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  • Ocho L.

    Awesome place

    Ocho Leet · November 10, 2014
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  • Angelica D.

    Pay what you can admission on the first Sunday of each month.

    Angelica Dongallo · November 4, 2014
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  • Stephanie G.

    Collection 👌

    Stephanie Grebennikova · November 3, 2014
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  • Xenia

    A great escape...you'll never see it all in one trip...

    Xenia · November 1, 2014
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  • Thirsty J.

    Went to Wednesday Nights to learn 'How to Brew Beer'

    Thirsty James · October 1, 2014
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  • Lizzy G.

    Richard Pousette-Dart exhibit

    Lizzy Gruschow · September 19, 2014
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  • Ginger L.

    Very extensive impressionist wing. Cool rooms filled with history. Never the same old same okd

    Ginger Leroy · September 17, 2014
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  • El mundo de F.

    Los miércoles despues de las 5pm y todos los primer domingo del mes la entrada es "pay as much as you like" o sea, podés pagar por ej. 1usd vs la entrada normal que cuesta usd20. A tener en cuenta!

    El mundo de Floxie · September 5, 2014
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  • Fernando C.

    El impresionismo en su totalidad.

    Fernando Cabrales · August 24, 2014
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  • Chris M.

    Make sure you check out the Rocky feet at the top of the steps!

    Chris Mcfadden · August 20, 2014
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  • Teri R.

    Art after 5 on Fridays .. free and always popular. Tables have waiter service.

    Teri Rushka · August 19, 2014
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  • Leonard H.

    Stunning museum, made unique by it's installations of entire rooms placing the museum pieces in better context.

    Leonard Hanson · August 17, 2014
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  • Ozie W.

    Jon & I are enjoying Peter Beets a Pianist from Holland. The band is awesome!

    Ozie Washington · August 16, 2014
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  • Benjamin C.

    great view of the philly skyline and of course... the Rocky steps/statue.

    Benjamin Choi · August 10, 2014
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  • Cyndee W.

    Reut regev trio at the museum ...

    Cyndee Wishkovsky · August 8, 2014
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  • Ashly G.

    Come checks out the#frankgehry exhibit so you can take a glimpse of what's in store for the #pma in the near future.

    Ashly Gonzalez · July 25, 2014
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  • Destiny H.

    My favorite place in Philly. Breathtaking and interesting. Absolutely love.

    Destiny Holt · July 17, 2014
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  • Roaya A.

    Amazing day

    Roaya Al · July 5, 2014
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  • Natasha 1.

    Love the atmosphere, live music, if you had a long day at work,come to Art After hours,you will definitely unwind.

    Natasha 1 · April 18, 2014
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  • Moo J.

    Pay what you want first Sunday of the month. Btw, Rocky was here.

    Moo Ju · April 13, 2014
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  • Triza B.

    Membership for students is only $40 per year and you get free access to four museums. Parking is free for the first hour too and $8 for the following four hours!

    Triza B. · March 28, 2014
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  • Wayne M.

    I love this place the art is awesome each floor is like a journey to old world rediscovered

    Wayne Miller-Douglass · March 20, 2014
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  • ISEPTAPHILLY

    Get here on SEPTA. Bus Routes 7, 32, 38, 43 and 48 serve the Museum area. Read more

    ISEPTAPHILLY · March 19, 2014
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  • DailyCandy

    Famous for its entry stairs (the ones Rocky sprinted up) as well as its massive collection. Work spans from medieval to modern, and its Art After 5 events bring a party feel to the hushed environs.

    DailyCandy · February 25, 2014
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  • Beth F.

    Sure there's the world-class art downstairs by history's best painters, but don't miss exhibits on the top floor. There's part of a monastery, temple, and a Japanese tea house all INSIDE the museum.

    Beth Fisher · February 13, 2014
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  • Lisa G.

    Beautiful Views!

    Lisa Gormley · February 2, 2014
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  • Wyngspan

    It goes without saying (but we'll say it anyway),a Rocky-esque run up the steps is obligatory. Read more

    Wyngspan · January 23, 2014
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